ANTIQUE / VINTAGE HOLIDAY AND SPECIAL OCCASION POST CARDS AND CANDY CONTAINERS, LOT OF EIGHT, comprising five various postcards with each having a hand-written message to the back, a Christmas Austrian style filled bon-bons lithographed tin container distributed by F.W. Woolworth Co. having a Santa Claus and airplane design to cover, a round Easter lithographed cardboard candy container with rabbit in airplane design to cover and pair of chicks to base, and a lithographed cardboard container for Lowney's fruit and nut chocolate egg having Easter design with rabbits and chicks. Together with a modern/reproduction embossed paper Easter card in a wooden frame. Nine pieces total. First half/mid 20th century. Containers 1 5/8" to 3 3/8" HOA.
Each with expected wear; postcards with light toning, creases, a few stains spots, and worn spots to edges, rabbit example with putty residue and cut bottom edge; Christmas tin container with flakes and worn spots to finish and surface scratches; round container with light toning and some creases; Lowney's example with some tonight and foxing; frame slightly loose on base.
Provenance: The Jack and Tommie Marsh collection, Columbia, SC.